Category Archives: First Cruise

The Cruiseable Bliss Tool app is a match maker for passengers and ships

Even though I, the Savvy Seafarer, Patti Pietschmann, is now a ‘team member’ on the new, exciting Cruiseable.com web site, I can unabashedly recommend the company’s hot new Bliss Tool app–a free download that helps people pick the cruise, cruise … Continue reading

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A definitive guide to picking the right ship

The last thing you want to do is get on the wrong ship. To prevent this from happen and have a happy cruise you may want to consider your priorities and match them with this handy guide I wrote for … Continue reading

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We ‘cruise for a cause’ on the Ruby Princess

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Cruises are wonderful when you’re on the right ship

Don’t book a cruise until you read this:  http://www.examiner.com/article/a-matchmaker-s-guide-to-picking-the-ship-that-s-right-for-you Read more:   http://www.examiner.com/article/a-matchmaker-s-guide-to-picking-the-ship-that-s-right-for-you   Just call me the ‘yenta of the sea’, but you really need to read the story on Examiner.com at the link above

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Hollywood hits the high seas o Crystal Cruises

Crystal Cruises is staging a gala Hollywood hits the high seas spectacular on its November 2, 2013 New York to Miami, Film & Theatre voyage. Presented in partnership with the award-winning Center Theatre Group of Los Angeles, the film buff’s … Continue reading

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Mickey, Minnie and the gang set out from Seattle north to Alasks

Disney Wonder sets sail on Alaska cruises from the port of Seattle marking the ship’s first deployment to this itinerary. Continue reading

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Cruise lines pay big perks for loyalty

Cruise lines reward repeat passengers for their loyalty with perks such as  suite upgrades, free Internet, complimentary laundry, spirits and even future cruises. Like everything some of these loyalty programs are better than others. Seabourn, one of the lines goes overboard to keep … Continue reading

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